Hello...My name is Loretta, and...I am a diabetic!
This statement is just as hard as it is for an alcoholic to admit to his/her addiction! However, denial of both can lead to serious health problems or, your very life because of your denial!
Click on the link Here to learn how you can obtain support, importantly, the Risks of diabetes untreated. You can also learn how you can help promote...National Diabetes Month!
Did you know...
Early detection and treatment od diabetes can decrease the risk of developing the complications of diabetes. The following symptoms of diabetes are typical. However, some people with type 2 diabetes have symptoms so mild that they go unnoticed!
Here's a list of common symptoms of diabetes.... Source: America Diabetes Association ...
Feeling very thirsty
Feeling very hungry even though you are eating
Cuts/bruises that are hard to heal
Weight loss-even though you are eating more (Type 1)
Tingling, pain, or numbness in the hands and feet (Type 2)
If you are experiencing any or all these symptoms, consult your physician!